Maestro (airline)

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Maestro
AirMaestroLogo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
5G SSV Skytour
Founded 2006
Ceased operations 2007
Hubs Quebec City Jean-Lesage Int'l Airport
Fleet size 1
Destinations 14
Parent company Vacances Maestro
Headquarters Quebec City, Quebec
Key people Michel Mordret (President)

Maestro (also known informally as Air Maestro) was an airline based in Sainte-Foy, Quebec City, Canada. It operated charter services.

The airline ceased operations on 7 March 2007, after a decision was made to halt all flights because of overcapacity in the Quebec market.[1]

History[edit]

Maestro was established in April 2006 and started operations on 12 December 2006. It was a privately funded start-up airline[1] and the exclusive carrier of tour operator Vacances Maestro, based in Quebec City. Its logo was an airplane empennage over an inclined white Fleur-de-lis, which symbolizes both Quebec and Quebec City. On March 7, 2007, the company announced its bankruptcy and closed definitively.[2]

Destinations[edit]

[citation needed]

As of March 2007, Maestro operated flights to:

Fleet[edit]

Skyservice Airlines operated all Maestro flights using a Boeing 757-200ER aircraft.[3]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Flight International 10 April 2007
  2. ^ « Une guerre de prix a raison de Vacances Maestro », La Presse, March 7, 2007
  3. ^ Aviation.ca - Your Number One Source for Canadian Aviation News, Jobs and Information! - Skyservice has been chosen by Vacances Maestro to be its exclusive air provider